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US trying to attract Chinese patients to avail medical treatments

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USA has top quality and advanced healthcare facilities and procedures, offering the best in cutting edge technology and science. It would be only logical if people chose the USA as their preferred medical tourism destination. Unfortunately, the high cost of medical care in the USA means that most medical tourists in fact try to avoid the country. The expensive medical treatment is the biggest hurdle that does not allow people to avail medical facilities in the US. As a result, most American tourists prefer cheap medical tourism destinations like Thailand, India, and Singapore. Now, the US wants to get its…

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Dec
10

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Why Cayman Island attracting Medical Tourism in Caribbean

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Cayman Island is known for its natural beauty and tourism attraction but medical tourism is also gaining immense popularity in the country and making it an attractive medical tourism destination. As medical tourism is the major source that can lead to boost to economical growth in the destination that is why, the government of the country is trying to improve the healthcare quality in the country. Reasons why Cayman Island is attracting Medical Tourism New research and healthcare centers have given new wings to the medical tourism in the city and country as well. The amazing tourism attractions of the…

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Sep
26

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Big advantages continue to spur dental tourism

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In most countries, dental costs remain expensive and continuously rising as well. Some dental insurance companies do not even cover critical dental treatments and surgeries. As a result, people have to pay heavy bills for their dental procedures. There are people who cannot afford the expenses of dental procedures and have to suffer from chronic dental problems. Dental tourism is a part of medical tourism that enables people to get their dental procedures and surgeries done at affordable prices. Dentistry tourism includes domestic dental treatment and international dental treatments. Countries like India, Mexico, Spain, Turkey, Costa Rica, Hungary, and Thailand…

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Sep
22

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India favorite medical tourism for Oman and GCC region

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Indian medical tourism is thriving continuously as it offers excellent and specialized medical care to people from each corner of the globe. Improved medical infrastructure and treatment technology is now all set to generate more than two billion dollars in near future. The cost effective medical treatments, qualified medical professionals, and highly skilled doctors can treat medical tourists with all latest medical treatment technologies. Superb healthcare facilities, great infrastructure and low treatment costs are attracting more medical tourists from Oman and the gulf region. The country is becoming most favored medical care destination for Omanis and people from GCC. According…

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Sep
20

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Precautions to take while traveling abroad for medical surgeries

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Every year, millions of people travel overseas and take the benefits of medical tourism. Medical tourism offers countless opportunities stay free from ailments by traveling overseas. The main motive behind this is money saving because many medical tourism destinations offer quality yet inexpensive medical treatment to foreigners. Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore, and India are the best known medical tourism destinations as they offer advanced medical treatment to their guests. It is not always necessary that you will get desired medical attention at your chosen medical tourism destination. It is vital for you to inquire about everything that is important and can…

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Aug
31

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Checklist to see if you need a medical tourism agent

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Medical tourism is a flourishing industry these days. Associated with it is the medical tourism agent, who guides your through the healthcare treatments that best suit your health and budget. Providing the right insurance and the right tourism plan is what the medical tourism agent does best. Different types of medical tourism agents: It is important to choose the right tourism agent, since there are so many fake sites online too. Medical travel planners These planners specialize only in healthcare tourism. They provide a complete guidance, right from pre to post procedure care, travel, telehealth services, care management etc. Basically,…

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Aug
31

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How facilitators can become patient navigators in medical tourism

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Medical tourism is gaining a lot of popularity as a possible option for high quality and affordable healthcare. If you want to avail this facility, you need a medical facilitator or agent to navigate you through your medical trip overseas. A medical tourism facilitator provide a combination of various services, which often require careful planning for patients in order to have a enjoyable experience during their medical trip. A medical tourism facilitator functions as a bridge between the medical tourists and the healthcare facility. They have played an important role in promoting the development of medical tourism and it is…

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Aug
31

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How Hotel Industry Compliments Medical Tourism

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Medical tourism sector is one of the fast growing sectors of the world. The main concept of medical tourism is to offer quality medical treatment to international patients in an exotic land. People often chose medical tourism to save a huge amount of money on medical treatment. It is remarkable that the growth of medical tourism also plays an important role in the expansion of hotel industry. Medical tourism is a result of rising costs of medical treatments as patients in countries like the US, Europe, and other western countries have to spend a lot in order to get quality…

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Aug
30

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What makes offshore medical tourism cheaper

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Many developing countries provide world class health facilities and amazingly cheap rates. These are almost 50% less in terms of expenses as compared to the expensive health care facilities provided by the developed nations. Off shore medical tourism as they are called, many people are slowly considering these as affordable and effective alternatives. Many people do not posses insurance coverage. Reasons behind that include having pre-existing conditions, ineligibility and so on. As per a survey, almost 750,000 Americans have conducted their health treatments in offshore overseas in 2007. It was also predicted that more than 6 million people would travel…

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Aug
29

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Malaysia’s Strategic approach to boost up its Medical Tourism

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Malaysian medical tourism gain importance after Asian Financial crisis, and now it is emerging as the top medical tourism destination. It offers quality medical facility and excellent reception to its patients. It is one of the top five medical tourism destinations of the world. The process started in 1997, when the health sector of Thailand faced problems during the global financial crisis. As a result, the traditional Thai baht distorted and most of the hospitals had boost up their capability. This gave rise to quality and affordable treatment procedure. This was a move to market Thailand as a medical tourism…

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